I had a really hard time coming up with a title for this one! It is what it is, though. Use a piece of cardboard to support the stem of your plastic plant in a pot. It will stand up straight and you won’t have to faff about with scrunched up pieces of paper or what not.
Interesting fact: want to learn how to speak Spanish? Simply spell out the word ‘socks’, letter for letter. S. O. C. K. S. There, you’ve just said ‘It is what it is,’ in Spanish.